Pre & Post Cruise Stays and Tours

Extending your stay

Why not extend your stay by adding a City Stay package that showcases the highlights of the city in which you are staying and provides remarkable inclusions and upscale accommodations at incredible value.

Soak up the musical magic in Memphis, indulge in iconic cuisine in New Orleans. Discover the birthplace of the Mississippi at Lake Itasca and hear some of Nashville’s iconic music styles at the Grand Ole Opry. Bask in the remarkably stunning Glacier National Park of the Silver Valley or take a Canadian Rockies rail adventure across the remote vistas of Canada’s West.

We’ve put together a range of immersive experiences that will be sure to give you the best view of these iconic cities and destinations, and the perfect start, or end,  to your American Queen Voyages adventure.

All available options can be found below for river, lakes & ocean, and expedition sailings.

 

Other City Stay Packages are available – details to be finalised. Please call for more information.

The ultimate new orleans experience

2-NIGHTS – From £749 per person based on double occupancy

​Uncover treasures of the city, indulge in iconic cuisine spiced with the cultural flavours of its past and explore the unique sites and attractions lining the historic streets. Just a short stroll from your deluxe hotel accommodations are some of the things that make this city famous: the French Quarter, Jackson Square and the legendary Bourbon Street.

PACKAGE INCLUDES

3-Day / 2-Night Premium Hotel Stay

  • 4-Star JW Mariott Hotel, with daily American breakfast
  • Offered Pre-Cruise and Post-Cruise

Exclusive Premium Experience: New Orleans Highlights Tour

  • A driving tour with views of the Garden District, the Mardi Gras Parade route, Jackson Square and St. Louis Cathedral
  • Stops at the French Quarter, City Park and St. Louis Cemetery #3 to see the ornate tombs

New Orleans Attractions Pass

Guests can choose their own path in New Orleans with an American Queen Voyages Exclusive Attraction Pass with admission to up to eight attractions in New Orleans including: Mardi Gras World, The National WWII Museum, Creole Queen Historic Cruise, French Quarter Phantom’s Ghost & Vampire Tour, New Orleans Jazz Museum at the Old U.S. Mint , Ogden Museum of Southern Art, and Longue Vue House and Gardens.

Additional Meal

New Orleans traditional jazz brunch at the iconic Court of Two Sisters in the French Quarter

Streetcar Transportation Pass

Duration: 3 days – Valid on all public access transportation

Airport/Hotel Transfer

  • Pre-Cruise: From Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport to the hotel
  • Post-Cruise: From the hotel to Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport

Onboard Credit

Pre-Cruise packages include $50 per person

Local Concierge

An American Queen Voyages representative will be at the hotel to assist in planning your leisure time

 

the complete memphis experience

2-NIGHTS – From £749 per person based on double occupancy

 

Music is the heart and soul of the city of Memphis. The sounds of rock & roll, jazz, soul, and the blues waltz through the streets with the savoury scents of the city’s iconic eateries. Relax at your deluxe hotel accommodations, visit exclusive partner attractions, and explore Beale Street. Enhance your journey as you discover the musical roots of this Southern belle.

PACKAGE INCLUDES

3-Day / 2-Night Premium Hotel Stay

  • The Peabody Memphis, with daily American breakfast
  • Offered Pre-Cruise and Post-Cruise

Exclusive Premium Experience: The Elvis Experience

  • Self-guided digital tablet tour through Graceland Mansion
  • Graceland additional exhibits and extension tour
  • See the Elvis statue, and walk on Beale Street

Memphis Attractions Pass

Included admission to three of Memphis’s highest-rated attractions:

  • Sun Studio
  • Memphis Rock ‘n’ Soul Museum
  • National Civil Rights Museum

Walking Tour

Distance: 5 blocks on flat terrain. Start at The Peabody Memphis and witness the famous Peabody Duck March.

Additional Meal

Meal voucher for Blues City Café

Trolley Transportation Pass

A three-day trolley pass, for transportation throughout downtown Memphis

Onboard Credit

Pre-Cruise packages include $50 per person

Airport/Hotel Transfer

  • Pre-Cruise: From Memphis International Airport to the hotel
  • Post-Cruise: From the hotel to Memphis International Airport

Local Concierge

An American Queen Voyages representative will be at the hotel to assist in planning your leisure time

 

Always all-inclusive

Return scheduled flights from London

2-night Pre-cruise Hotel Stay+

Premium City Highlights Tour (Embarkation Day)+

Transfers

Unlimited Included Guided Tours

Acclaimed Cuisine in Multiple Venues

In-room Dining Available

Unlimited WiFi

Bicycles* and Hiking Sticks

Live, Daily Onboard
Entertainment & Enrichment

Pre-Paid Gratuities

Open Bars & Lounges

Port Taxes & Fees

Unlimited Beverages

*River Cruises Only

+1-night on Minneapolis -New Orleans and Snake & Columbia itineraries/No City Highlights Tour

 

Contact Our Friendly Team

2019 Gold Winner Best River Cruise Line – U.S.

2019 Cruisers’ Choice for Best in U.S. & Canada

2018 Best New Ship (American Duchess)

2012 – 2018 Best Shore Excursions

2014 – 2017 World’s Top River Cruise Lines Finalist

2012 – 2015 Best Cruise Value: Specialty Cruise Lines

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